Ring of Bright Water (1969) - Rotten Tomatoes

Ring of Bright Water (1969)

Ring of Bright Water (1969)

Ring of Bright Water

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When a man buys an otter for a pet, he gets more than he bargained for as he tries to keep the animal in his bathtub. He and his pet soon find life in London is not the place for such and animal, so the two head for the coast. The man enlists the help of a local female doctor to help in the care and feeding of his beloved otter in this family feature from the writers of Born Free. ~ Dan Pavlides, Rovimore
Rating: G
Genre: Action & Adventure, Kids & Family, Art House & International, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Jack Couffer, Bill Travers
In Theaters:
On DVD: Nov 14, 2000
Runtime:

Cast

Bill Travers
as Graham Merrill
Virginia McKenna
as Mary MacKenzie
Peter Jeffrey
as Colin Clifford, Coli...
Roddy McMillan
as Bus Driver
Jameson Clark
as Storekeeper
Jean Taylor-Smith
as Mrs. Sarah Chambers
Helena Gloag
as Mrs. Flora Elrich
W.H.D. Joss
as Lighthouse Keeper
Archie Duncan
as Road Mender
Kevin Collins
as Fisherman
James Gibson
as Sleeping Car Attenda...
Philippa Gail
as Pet Stall Girl
Tommy Godfrey
as Ticket Seller
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Critic Reviews for Ring of Bright Water

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Variety
Top Critic

Full Review… | February 9, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Stunningly beautiful, shockingly sad... and a true story.

Full Review… | January 6, 2005
StaciWilson.com

September 24, 2005
EmanuelLevy.Com

November 3, 2004
rec.arts.movies.reviews

August 22, 2003
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Audience Reviews for Ring of Bright Water

My favourite movie of all time. This classic story captures ever emotion and the superb performances by Travers and McKenna will never be forgotten.

Ya like otters, you'll love this movie! Big ones, little ones too, otters! Otters! Oh, and it has a plot and some characters too....

thewhiteweasel
Sabrina Johnson

BASED ON A TRUE STORY, THIS IS A TOUCHING AND TRAGIC STORY THAT IS INSPIRING AS WELL. NICE CAST, BEAUTIFUL LOCATION SCENERY. I'M NOT TOO INTO "ANIMAL" FILMS, BUT THIS IS ONE OF THE BETTER ONES.

jazza923
James Higgins

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